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Sports Short: May 24, 2016

OAK RIDGE SUMMER SOCCER CAMP Open to Boys and Girls 8th through 10th (based on 2016-17 school year) Monday, July 18 through Thursday, July 21st 8:30-11:30 a.m., Oak Ridge Stadium Camp lead by 2016-17 Oak Ridge soccer staff Cost $150.00 (includes t-shirt) To Register: trojanpride.com – Men’s Soccer/Women’s Soccer – Additional Links – Summer Camp

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Root Division I discus champ

Trojan shot putter Jack Root competes at last Friday's Division I meet in Elk Grove. Photo by Jerry Heinzer

ELK GROVE — Oak Ridge’s Jack Root followed up his first place showing earlier in the week in the discus throw with a solid second place showing in Friday’s shot put finals at the Division I Meet at Elk Grove. Root had the early lead with a 54-2 heave, a personal best, until overtaken by […]

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Volleyball: Oak Ridge falls to No. 1 Roseville

ROSEVILLE — Unable to carry over early momentum, Oak Ridge fell in four sets to top-seed Roseville Tuesday in boy’s Division I section semifinal playoff action. The Trojans rocked the host Tigers in the second set to force a best-of-three scenario but Roseville took it from there to prevail 25-18, 18-25, 25-13, 25-20 and end […]

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ORHS baseball gets sweep

John cross struck out 10 in his five innings Wednesday. Village Life photo by Krysten Kellum

Nolan Dreisbach put down a sixth-inning uprising to preserve John Cross’ win Wednesday and Beau Philip fanned the side in the seventh as host Oak Ridge ended the regular season with a Senior Day 6-2 victory over neighboring Folsom. A day earlier, the Trojans (15-3) claimed the Sierra Foothill League title outright, part of their […]

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Trojan lacrosse splits NCS matches

Oak Ridge enjoyed a comfortable North Coast Section opening round playoff win at home Wednesday, dispatching Jesuit 12-3. Troy prevented Jesuit from scoring a single goal in the second half after leading 6-3 after two quarters. Oak Ridge saw its season end Saturday, going scoreless in the second half and overtime in an 8-7 loss […]

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Scoreboard

Nico Dolley

Lacrosse North Coast Section Championships
 Oak Ridge girls 11, San Ramon Valley 7 — The Lady Trojans won Friday’s second-round NCS playoff match. Goals: Emma Reed, 3; Brianne Gross, 2; Kacie Weidert, 2; Aly De Caro, Kayla Galet, Skylar Schuette; Sam Donaghey. Assists: Gross; Schuette. Saves: Laurel Maunder, 9; Ashley Laing, 2. Oak Ridge girls 13, […]

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Trojans win first two; get No. 1 Roseville

Oak Ridge's Wyatt Rowland is airborne for this kill against Ponderosa in Tuesday's playoff opener. Village Life photo by Shelly Thorene

Oak Ridge’s take-no-prisoners approach in its second-round CIF Division I quarterfinal playoff match worked for the most part Thursday as the host Trojans eliminated Jesuit in straight sets 25-12, 25-22, 25-14. Except for the second set, the Marauders fought uphill the entire evening. Oak Ridge started quickly but let its guard down in the middle […]

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